The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook

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Granite Falls
History & Transportation Museum

Pen & Ink Drawings of Biltmore Estate, by Lee James Pantas

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Granite FGalls History & Transportation Museum, compliments of The Granite Falls Journal

The Granite Falls History & Transportation Museum, located in the restored former home of Andrew Baird, showcases local history for Granite Falls, with a special emphasis on history as it relates to transportation to the Granite Falls area. The museum opened to the public in 2006. Exhibits include photographs, furniture and memorabilia dating back over 100 years.

Website: Granite Falls History & Transportation Museum
Location: Granite Falls NC
Distance: 1 hour from Asheville
Address: 107 Falls Avenue, Granite Falls NC 28630
Telephone: 828-396-2792
Hours: Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sunday 2-4 p.m.
Fees: None
Directions: From Asheville take I-40 west to exit 123B for US 321 toward Hickory & Lenoir. Take the Falls Avenue exit.







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